The table below looks at the statistics for Line Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line Management over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Line Management
Rank 161 167 165
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 2032 1808 1998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.78% 1.70% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 2.10% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1516 1428 1639
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93443 86275 93127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.90% 81.15% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 74604 70751 78836
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Line Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Line Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Line Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK.

Line Management Salary Trend in the UK

Line Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Line Management over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 within the UK.

Line Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Line Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +7 1926 £52,400 +4.80% 232
London -2 760 £60,000 - 82
South East +43 447 £50,000 +11.11% 46
City of London +14 199 £62,000 +3.33% 32
South West -2 172 £40,000 -11.11% 19
East of England -12 165 £55,000 +22.22% 18
Yorkshire -19 121 £43,750 -2.77% 18
Berkshire +51 115 £57,500 +9.52% 15
West Midlands -16 101 £46,000 +8.23% 15
Surrey +17 88 £52,500 +38.15% 8
North West -56 83 £39,500 -15.95% 21
Scotland +20 79 £47,500 +14.45% 9
Hampshire -9 78 £50,000 +14.28% 9
Reading +48 71 £50,000 - 8
West Yorkshire -31 64 £47,500 +5.55% 13
Manchester -6 62 £35,000 -17.64% 13
Cambridgeshire +20 57 £39,420 -21.16% 6
Somerset +19 57 £31,000 -27.05% 2
Leeds -22 55 £52,500 +23.52% 8
Bristol +31 52 £40,000 -13.97% 8
East Midlands -26 52 £45,000 +4.65% 3
Cambridge +20 49 £47,210 -5.58% 5
Hertfordshire -27 47 £65,000 +44.44% 5
Oxfordshire +33 40 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Bedfordshire -8 38 £47,500 -4.28% 3
West Sussex -15 35 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Kent +19 33 £55,000 +11.11% 4
North Yorkshire +8 33 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Edinburgh +1 31 £51,250 +2.50% 3
Bath +15 30 £27,500 -43.29%

Line Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Line Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Line Management.

1 1337 (32.24%) Finance
2 1045 (25.20%) Project Management
3 920 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
4 688 (16.59%) SQL
5 684 (16.49%) Degree
6 673 (16.23%) Mentoring
7 636 (15.34%) Microsoft
8 556 (13.41%) ITIL
9 547 (13.19%) Windows
10 491 (11.84%) .NET
11 486 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
12 483 (11.65%) SQL Server
13 436 (10.51%) PRINCE2
14 434 (10.47%) MS Excel
15 421 (10.15%) Scrum
16 401 (9.67%) Stakeholder Management
17 378 (9.12%) C#
18 367 (8.85%) QA
19 358 (8.63%) Coaching
20 350 (8.44%) Oracle
21 342 (8.25%) HTML
22 341 (8.22%) Service Delivery
23 330 (7.96%) Java
24 319 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
25 313 (7.55%) Marketing
26 309 (7.45%) E-Commerce
27 299 (7.21%) Management Information System
28 284 (6.85%) Change Management
29 283 (6.82%) Linux
30 281 (6.78%) SLA

Line Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Line Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Line Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 160 (3.86%) SharePoint
2 127 (3.06%) IIS
3 115 (2.77%) Apache
4 113 (2.72%) MS Exchange
5 100 (2.41%) Tomcat
6 83 (2.00%) CMS
7 68 (1.64%) SAS
8 54 (1.30%) WebSphere
9 42 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
10 32 (0.77%) Lync
11 26 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
12 24 (0.58%) Drupal
13 23 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
13 23 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
14 18 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
14 18 (0.43%) MS Project Server
15 17 (0.41%) IBM Notes
16 16 (0.39%) WordPress
16 16 (0.39%) Node.js
17 15 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 434 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 245 (5.91%) MS Office
3 140 (3.38%) MS Project
4 76 (1.83%) MS Visio
5 65 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 24 (0.58%) Photoshop
6 24 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.31%) PowerPivot
8 12 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
9 10 (0.24%) SPSS
10 6 (0.14%) InDesign
10 6 (0.14%) FastStats
11 5 (0.12%) CATIA
12 3 (0.072%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.048%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.048%) Simulink
14 1 (0.024%) MicroStation
14 1 (0.024%) RoboHelp
14 1 (0.024%) Maya
14 1 (0.024%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 34 (0.82%) Google Analytics
2 21 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 21 (0.51%) WebTrends
3 18 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
4 16 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
5 14 (0.34%) SAP GRC
6 11 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
7 10 (0.24%) SAP CO
7 10 (0.24%) SAP FI
8 9 (0.22%) Agresso
8 9 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
8 9 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
8 9 (0.22%) Visualfiles
8 9 (0.22%) SAP MDM
8 9 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
9 8 (0.19%) SiteCatalyst
10 7 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
10 7 (0.17%) SAP HR
10 7 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
10 7 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 83 (2.00%) SaaS
2 31 (0.75%) Office 365
3 20 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (0.41%) IaaS
6 15 (0.36%) PaaS
7 8 (0.19%) GitHub
8 7 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.14%) Force.com
9 6 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.024%) Joyent
10 1 (0.024%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 180 (4.34%) Firewall
2 148 (3.57%) Internet
3 107 (2.58%) TCP/IP
4 103 (2.48%) WAN
5 99 (2.39%) DNS
6 91 (2.19%) LAN
7 83 (2.00%) SAN
8 58 (1.40%) HTTP
9 57 (1.37%) VPN
10 54 (1.30%) VoIP
11 51 (1.23%) Network Security
12 47 (1.13%) Intranet
13 44 (1.06%) DHCP
14 43 (1.04%) Wireless
15 35 (0.84%) BGP
16 34 (0.82%) MPLS
16 34 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
17 32 (0.77%) 4G
18 30 (0.72%) 3G
19 26 (0.63%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 483 (11.65%) SQL Server
2 185 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
3 167 (4.03%) MySQL
4 143 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 140 (3.38%) Relational Database
6 131 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 83 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 72 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 63 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
10 61 (1.47%) Oracle Database
11 45 (1.09%) OLAP
12 41 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
13 39 (0.94%) MS Access
14 31 (0.75%) RDBMS
15 30 (0.72%) Big Data
16 27 (0.65%) NoSQL
16 27 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
17 25 (0.60%) MongoDB
17 25 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
17 25 (0.60%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 133 (3.21%) Visual Studio
2 97 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 76 (1.83%) Selenium
4 70 (1.69%) Git (software)
5 48 (1.16%) Subversion
5 48 (1.16%) JIRA
6 46 (1.11%) Jenkins
7 40 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
8 34 (0.82%) JUnit
9 33 (0.80%) NUnit
10 31 (0.75%) MSBuild
11 30 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
12 29 (0.70%) TeamCity
13 28 (0.68%) Cucumber
14 25 (0.60%) WebDriver
15 24 (0.58%) ERwin
16 19 (0.46%) Jasmine
17 17 (0.41%) Hudson
17 17 (0.41%) SoapUI
18 16 (0.39%) MSTest
General
1 1337 (32.24%) Finance
2 313 (7.55%) Marketing
3 275 (6.63%) Telecoms
4 270 (6.51%) Retail
5 211 (5.09%) Banking
6 150 (3.62%) Legal
7 131 (3.16%) Advertising
8 81 (1.95%) Publishing
9 62 (1.50%) Back Office
10 58 (1.40%) Law
10 58 (1.40%) Investment Banking
11 44 (1.06%) Electronics
12 42 (1.01%) Financial Institution
13 41 (0.99%) Billing
14 39 (0.94%) Manufacturing
15 37 (0.89%) Local Government
16 35 (0.84%) Games
17 32 (0.77%) Automotive
18 29 (0.70%) Front Office
19 25 (0.60%) French Language
Job Titles
1 461 (11.12%) Team Leader
2 449 (10.83%) Analyst
3 374 (9.02%) Developer
4 365 (8.80%) Project Manager
5 199 (4.80%) Business Analyst
6 190 (4.58%) Architect
7 187 (4.51%) Service Manager
8 185 (4.46%) Senior Manager
9 169 (4.08%) Development Manager
9 169 (4.08%) Consultant
10 144 (3.47%) Test Manager
11 109 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
12 104 (2.51%) Programme Manager
13 103 (2.48%) Delivery Manager
14 99 (2.39%) Business Manager
15 95 (2.29%) Senior Developer
16 92 (2.22%) Technical Manager
17 89 (2.15%) Infrastructure Manager
18 86 (2.07%) Lead Developer
18 86 (2.07%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 491 (11.84%) .NET
2 342 (8.25%) HTML
3 272 (6.56%) CSS
4 204 (4.92%) XML
5 193 (4.65%) Web Services
6 180 (4.34%) ASP.NET
7 128 (3.09%) HTML5
8 126 (3.04%) jQuery
9 110 (2.65%) WCF
10 99 (2.39%) SOAP
11 81 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC
12 77 (1.86%) .NET Framework
13 68 (1.64%) Ajax
14 66 (1.59%) REST
15 63 (1.52%) JSON
16 53 (1.28%) RESTful
16 53 (1.28%) Spring
17 48 (1.16%) LAMP
18 45 (1.09%) Middleware
19 43 (1.04%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 486 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
2 299 (7.21%) Management Information System
3 162 (3.91%) User Experience
4 145 (3.50%) Computer Science
5 112 (2.70%) Mobile App
6 90 (2.17%) Open Source
7 73 (1.76%) Social Media
8 71 (1.71%) Mathematics
9 63 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
10 59 (1.42%) PMI
11 47 (1.13%) Blackberry
12 38 (0.92%) NHS
13 37 (0.89%) Blog
14 36 (0.87%) Mainframe
14 36 (0.87%) iPhone
15 33 (0.80%) Statistics
16 28 (0.68%) Firmware
17 27 (0.65%) iPad
17 27 (0.65%) Smartcard
18 24 (0.58%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 547 (13.19%) Windows
2 283 (6.82%) Linux
3 169 (4.08%) UNIX
4 108 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 82 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 80 (1.93%) Android
7 72 (1.74%) Apple iOS
8 70 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 57 (1.37%) Windows 7
10 52 (1.25%) Solaris
11 40 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 29 (0.70%) Windows XP
13 26 (0.63%) Windows 8
14 17 (0.41%) Ubuntu
15 16 (0.39%) AIX
15 16 (0.39%) Windows Phone
16 14 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
17 13 (0.31%) Windows 2000
18 12 (0.29%) Mac OS X
18 12 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1045 (25.20%) Project Management
2 920 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
3 673 (16.23%) Mentoring
4 556 (13.41%) ITIL
5 436 (10.51%) PRINCE2
6 421 (10.15%) Scrum
7 401 (9.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 358 (8.63%) Coaching
9 341 (8.22%) Service Delivery
10 319 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 309 (7.45%) E-Commerce
12 284 (6.85%) Change Management
13 269 (6.49%) People Management
14 235 (5.67%) Business Analysis
15 234 (5.64%) Risk Management
16 221 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
17 213 (5.14%) Performance Management
18 208 (5.02%) Service Management
19 203 (4.90%) Waterfall
20 189 (4.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 688 (16.59%) SQL
2 378 (9.12%) C#
3 330 (7.96%) Java
4 270 (6.51%) JavaScript
5 175 (4.22%) T-SQL
6 141 (3.40%) PHP
7 115 (2.77%) C
8 102 (2.46%) C++
9 94 (2.27%) VB
10 79 (1.90%) Python
11 56 (1.35%) VBA
12 49 (1.18%) VB.NET
13 45 (1.09%) PL/SQL
14 44 (1.06%) PowerShell
15 39 (0.94%) Ruby
15 39 (0.94%) Shell Script
16 36 (0.87%) Perl
17 33 (0.80%) PHP5
18 26 (0.63%) VB6
19 25 (0.60%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 684 (16.49%) Degree
2 162 (3.91%) Security Cleared
3 150 (3.62%) ISEB
4 129 (3.11%) ITIL Certification
5 113 (2.72%) SC Cleared
6 87 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 86 (2.07%) PMI Certification
8 85 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
9 72 (1.74%) ISTQB
10 66 (1.59%) PMP
11 53 (1.28%) CCNP
12 46 (1.11%) CCNA
13 43 (1.04%) MCSE
14 39 (0.94%) APMP
14 39 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 39 (0.94%) CISSP
15 36 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 36 (0.87%) CIPD
15 36 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 34 (0.82%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 367 (8.85%) QA
2 281 (6.78%) SLA
3 54 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 37 (0.89%) ISO 9001
5 28 (0.68%) PCI DSS
6 18 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 18 (0.43%) Data Quality
7 12 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 11 (0.27%) COBIT
9 9 (0.22%) ISO 9000
10 8 (0.19%) BS7799
11 7 (0.17%) Solvency II
11 7 (0.17%) MiFID
12 6 (0.14%) FATCA
12 6 (0.14%) EMIR
13 5 (0.12%) P3O
14 4 (0.096%) Dodd-Frank
14 4 (0.096%) COREP
15 2 (0.048%) HL7
16 1 (0.024%) CRD IV
System Software
1 200 (4.82%) Active Directory
2 165 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (0.89%) vSphere
4 32 (0.77%) Hyper-V
5 27 (0.65%) XenApp
6 25 (0.60%) VMware ESX
7 15 (0.36%) XenDesktop
8 12 (0.29%) Varnish
9 11 (0.27%) UAG
10 6 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
10 6 (0.14%) Terminal Server
10 6 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 6 (0.14%) XenServer
11 4 (0.096%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.096%) NFS
11 4 (0.096%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.072%) Docker
12 3 (0.072%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 3 (0.072%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.048%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 45 (1.09%) Puppet
2 41 (0.99%) SCCM
3 28 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
4 27 (0.65%) WSUS
5 25 (0.60%) NetBackup
6 23 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
7 20 (0.48%) Nagios
8 18 (0.43%) SCOM
9 16 (0.39%) Cacti
10 11 (0.27%) SolarWinds Orion
10 11 (0.27%) OpenView
11 8 (0.19%) OpenSSO
12 6 (0.14%) Control-M
12 6 (0.14%) Opsview
13 5 (0.12%) RANCID
13 5 (0.12%) SmokePing
13 5 (0.12%) FortiGate
13 5 (0.12%) HP SiteScope
13 5 (0.12%) OVPI
13 5 (0.12%) Netcool
Vendors
1 636 (15.34%) Microsoft
2 350 (8.44%) Oracle
3 241 (5.81%) VMware
4 178 (4.29%) Cisco
5 138 (3.33%) SAP
6 113 (2.72%) Citrix
7 99 (2.39%) IBM
8 91 (2.19%) HP
9 66 (1.59%) Google
10 58 (1.40%) Business Objects
11 55 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
12 52 (1.25%) Red Hat
13 45 (1.09%) Zend
13 45 (1.09%) Capita
13 45 (1.09%) Adobe
14 42 (1.01%) NetApp
15 40 (0.96%) Cognos
16 37 (0.89%) Juniper
17 36 (0.87%) Dell
18 33 (0.80%) CheckPoint
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Steria
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Dunfermline, Fife
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Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Red10
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
NST Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Conspicuous
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Dover, Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resource Management
Salary: £65150 - £68000 per annum + car & bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Skye Group
Salary: From £14,000 to £18,000 per annum With uncapped OTE
Posted: 8 hours ago
Kent
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £23,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
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Salary: £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £ Excellent
Posted: 9 hours ago